Exceptional Services By Working Together

Southwest New Brunswick Service Commission

The Southwest New Brunswick region includes Charlotte County and part of York County, including McAdam, Harvey, St. Stephen, St. Andrews, St. George, Blacks Harbour, Pennfield, Lepreau and all LSD's within our boundaries.

We provide solid waste services, planning, development and inspection services and are involved in community collaborative efforts in recreation, transportation, climate change adaptation and more.

  • Environmental protection with modern waste management practices

  • SNBSC provides full land use planning, development and building inspection services

  • New curbside recycling program launched 2018

  • Facilitating recreation in southwest New Brunswick

Upcoming Meetings

Special Meeting - Recreation Cost Sharing
Tuesday, December 15, 2020 @ 6:00pm

Next Regular Board meeting is:
January 28, 2021 @ 6:00pm

Until Covid-19 restrictions are lifted, meetings will be via video conference only, and will be available live on our YouTube channel

Housing Study

SNBSC has completed a municipal housing study, outlining needs and gaps and other detailed information on housing in southwest New Brunswick.

Other Websites & Links

Our other websites, information or work that we've been involved with:

Waste Management


The Southwest New Brunswick Service Commission has an on going commitment to provide our residents with environmentally responsible and cost effective solid waste management services.

We operate a 1000 acre site located in Lawrence Station, New Brunswick that contains a modern sanitary landfill, recycling facilities, a C&D site, and more.

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Building & Planning

We provides land planning services to all Local Service Districts in our region, along with the towns of Saint Andrews, and St. George; and the villages of McAdam and Harvey.

The commission's planning functions includes development of rural plans, the administration and enforcement of the plans, issuing building permits, conducting building inspections and subdivision approval.

Note: our planning office is moving August 14 to 33 Wall Street, St. Stephen.

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SNBSC is the entity through which Municipalities, Rural Communities and Local Service Districts come together to identify and assist with planning regional or sub-regional recreational and cultural facilities.

We are currently working with community groups on several projects throughout the region including the Coastal Link Trail project, Harvey area recreation programming, and eastern Charlotte county cost sharing of facilities.

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